IOGP Report 376
Learn the essential principles of safe lifting and their application to lifting and hoisting operations
The intent of this document is to bring about a significant reduction in lifting incidents among OGP member companies by highlighting the essential principles of safe lifting and encouraging their strict application to lifting and hoisting operations. This RP describes lifting and hoisting safety elements to be incorporated into a management system that is consistent with the OGP Guidelines for the development and application of HSE management systems (OGP report 210). In addition, the references listed provide further guidelines for lifting and hoisting safety and good practice. These references can be found on the OGP website: http://info.ogp.org.uk/LiftingandHoisting/.